Renno's Raiders

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Miniature Book. 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches. (25) pp. Frontispiece, title page, color illustration, colophon; text clean, unmarked. Pictorial orange paper over boards; binding square and tight. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. GKK220-030. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies, printed from handset type by James Lamar Weygand for Maestro Books. In 1866, the Reno gang conducted the world's first train robbery in Seymore, Indiana. This little volume includes two excerpts from contemporary newspaper reports of the event. The Reno family name is spelled throughout the book as "Renno." The Maestro Press was Weygand's original imprint (See: Indiana University, Lilly Library, online article on the indianakid). REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 2558 [date in error].

Title: Renno's Raiders

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Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Nappanee, IN, Printed by James Lamar Weygand for Maestro Books: 1966

Binding: Miniature Book

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Miniature Book

Seller ID: GKK220-030

Keywords: Renno's Raiders, Reno Gang, James Lamar Weygand, Maestro Books, Limited Edition, Fine Press, Indiana History